A fabricated hollow gold pendant formed from four piriform elements each with a cabochon garnet at the center and gold loops surrounding; a fifth garnet in the center, granules to the outer edges and filigree border behind.
A BYZANTINE GOLD PENDANT CROSS Circa Century A. Of 'Latin' type, with a deeply-recessed cross at the transverse, each arm with a medallion depicting the bust of a haloed saint in relief, all identified by Greek inscriptions, the sides of each ar
Beautiful pictures of Queen Elizabeth I’s secret locket ring. It wasn’t discovered until her death that the ring opened up to reveal two portraits of her and her mother Queen Anne Boleyn. I love Anne Boleyn
Two large cabochon sapphires - one oval, one square - enclose holy relics (what are supposed to be a remnant of the Holy Cross and a small piece of the Virgin's hair, visible only when looking through the oval s